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Charlie Parker’s NYC Apartment Now Renting for $5,700 a Month

The two-bedroom floor-through is located in an 1849 East Village Gothic Revival building

Charlie Parker
Charlie Parker (photo: William P. Gottlieb c/o Library of Congress)

As one of bebop’s originators once said, “If you don’t live it, it won’t come out your horn.”

That piece of advice from Charlie Parker might apply to anyone looking to soak up some historical vibes by renting the legend’s former New York City apartment. Bird’s place is now on the market—for $5,700 a month.

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